VOV.VN- Vietnam is among the globe’s top 10 countries most negatively affected by climate change and extreme weather events, said the Asian Development Bank in a report released on July 13.
With Vietnam looking to develop tourism into a key driver of economic growth, a US travel site is urging travellers to check out the best of the country before it is too late.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has suggested the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan seek ways to mobilise resources from the society to invest in transportation infrastructure development, thus propelling socio-economic growth and connecting with regional localities.
Swiss investment bank UBS has forecast that Vietnam will marginally outpace China’s economic growth for the first time in 2018.
VOV.VN - The Hanoi Department of Information and Communications has announced that city officials have scheduled an infrastructure investment conference for June 25 to discuss plans for future economic growth.
APEC tourism ministers has reiterated the significant role of tourism, and particularly high value tourists, in stimulating economic growth and fostering connectivity in a statement adopted at the APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Sustainable Tourism held in Quang Ninh province on June 19.
Nguyen Thi Hong, deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam, said as of May end bank credit had grown at 6.58 per cent in the year-to-date, an eight-year high.
VOV.VN - The business community has embraced the 12th Party Central Committee’s resolution on reforming and improving the efficiency of state-owned enterprises and the new Law on Support for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.
Removing business barriers, clarifying responsibility of management units and dealing with bad debts are among solutions raised at a workshop in Hanoi on June 15, aiming to ensure the rapid and sustainable economic growth in the mid term.
The congress of the Association of Vietnamese in Japan took place at the Embassy of Vietnam in Tokyo on May 28, attracting representatives from Vietnamese societies in the host country, from students to businessmen.
Ministers and vice ministers from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam met in Hanoi on May 21 to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement.
VOV.VN - Economists have warned that elevated levels of short term corporate debt threaten the economic stability of Vietnam.
With the vision by 2030, APEC will have a strong and cohesive education community characterized by inclusive and quality education that supports sustainable economic growth, social wellbeing and employability of people in APEC economies.
Vietnam is forecast to enjoy a stable economic growth rate of 6.4 percent in 2017 and 2018.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has told the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) to draw lessons and seek ways to improve the poor management of the farm produce market, with the most recent example being the slump in the price of pork, causing great losses to farmers.
Businesses may be able to improve earnings and market values if they are able to develop and use intellectual property in efficient ways, officials said at a seminar on April 25.
Exports will be one of the key factors to help Vietnam achieve an economic growth rate of 6.7 percent in 2017, but the sector still faces many challenges, according to the Market Intello research company.
The seventh Hue Traditional Craft Festival will be held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue from April 28- May 2 to honour traditional crafts, promote socio-economic growth and develop traditional craft products along with tourism.
VOV.VN- Lawmakers agreed to promote Sam Son town to a city in Thanh Hoa at the ongoing 9th session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee on April 19 in Hanoi.
Up to 15 typhoons and tropical depressions are forecast to hit Vietnamese waters this year.